Detroit Police Investigating Death Of Baby On City's West Side

The child was sleeping in the bed with his parents.

WWJ News
February 17, 2020 - 12:09 pm

WWJ/ Vickie Thomas


DETROIT (WWJ) -- An investigation is underway after a baby boy was found dead on Detroit's northwest side Monday morning.

Detroit police officers were called to the 19000 block of Woodbine Street, near 7 Mile and Telegraph Roads, early Monday after the baby's parents woke up and found him unresponsive.

The mother and father were sleeping with the baby in their bed, police told WWJ. The age of the child was not disclosed. 

Police say preliminary reports show there was no foul play, but they are still investigating the incident. No cause of death has been revealed.